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Presidential Power
Doing the Impossible

Jeremi Suri’s The Impossible Presidency grounds contemporary debates about the presidency in a historical understanding of the office—and shows why its recent occupants don’t measure up.

Published on: October 26, 2017
Charles Edel is Senior Fellow & Visiting Scholar at the University of Sydney’s U.S. Studies Centre, and author of a forthcoming USSC report on the American presidency. Previously, he worked on the U.S. Secretary of State’s Policy Planning Staff from 2015-2017, served as Associate Professor of Strategy and Policy at the U.S. Naval War College, and authored Nation Builder: John Quincy Adams and the Grand Strategy of the Republic.
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